Professor Managay Reddi is Dean and Head of the School of Law, University of KwaZulu- Natal. She holds a BA (Law), and an LLB degree from the University of Durban-Westville, a Master of Laws (LLM) degree from the University of Natal, and a Doctoral degree in Law (LLD) also from the University of Durban-Westville. Professor Reddi is an Advocate of the High Court of South Africa and a past President of the South African Law Deans Association (SALDA). She also served as a member of the Executive Council of the South African Judicial Education Institute (SAJEI). Her two-year-long membership of the National Forum on the Legal Profession ended when the Forum dissolved at the establishment of the Legal Practice Council of South Africa. Professor Reddi is currently a Board member of the African Ombudsman Research Centre (AORC) which is the research and training arm of the African Ombudsman and Mediators Association (AOMA). Her research interests and publications focus on South African Criminal Law; Criminal Procedure, Gender & the Law, and Human Rights. Apart from being a regular reviewer for various South African law journals, Professor Reddi also serves on the editorial board of the South African Judicial Education Journal.